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IT Band Stretch

The iliotibial (IT) band is a thick layer of connective tissue that runs along the outside of the thigh from hip to shin, attaching to the knee and</b> …

Seated forward bend

Can you touch your toes? If not, practise this exercise daily and you will increase your flexibility in no time. Eva Redpath, a personal trainer and …

How to Build an Off Grid Air Conditioner: DIY Bucket Air Cooler Instructions

15 Ideas for Removable, DIY Kitchen Backsplashes

(Image credit: Nicole Block)<p>Having lived in rentals all my adult life, I feel comfortable generalizing that the kitchen is the most generic, bland, …

Our best 10-minute workout routines

The towel workout<p>Everyone has a dishtowel or hand towel at home. Using this basic tool, along with a floor that allows for sliding, can be a …

Dirt Bombs

Makes 12 Servings<p>Like a cinnamon-sugar doughnut in muffin form. You’ve been warned.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>muffins<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2¼ cups all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons baking powder<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>½ teaspoon ground nutmeg<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>¾ cup sugar<p>1 …

Breakfast

30 Extraordinary Sinks That You Will Not Find In An Average Home

• 1 |<br>• Designer: OmVivo<p>Our first interesting find under a faucet is this elegant bathroom basin that has an etched glass base. When raised up on it’s …

48 Amazing Ways to Repurpose, Reuse, and Upcycle Old Things

If you’re like me, you probably have a lot of old stuff just lying around your house. It’s not doing anything but taking up space, but you’re either …

44 Creative Ways to Repurpose & Reuse Old Stuff

We all have stuff that no longer serves any purpose around the house, but we still have trouble getting rid of it. Either it’s “still OK”, or “might …

How To: Make A Kick Butt Resumé | Whitney Blake

<i>It’s no secret that the job market is more competitive than it has ever been. With the sea of recent grads applying everywhere that I am, I know that</i> …

Red Velvet Chocolate Chip Cookies

Welcome back to Sally’s Cookie Palooza! Today’s recipe continues my love affair with red velvet desserts. While I’ve made two kinds of red velvet …

9 Butt Exercises for a Super-Toned Tush

Yeah, you squat. But aren’t you ready to mix it up a bit?<p>So sick of squats? We hear you. The key to a gravity-defying backside is introducing new exercises that tone every inch of your rear. These 9 moves from the <i>Women’s Health Big Book of Exercises</i> target all the muscles in your glutes and …

Skinny Jeans

Tortilla Soup

The strapless dress workout

<b>Source: Image: Thinkstock</b><p>Strong, toned arms are easily attainable. Do this workout two to three times per week for maximum benefit. Add it to your …

50+ Ways to Save Money on Home Energy, Utilities & Repairs --> http://apttherapy.com/QQPU3K You might be surprised and pleased then by how much you can save each month by doing a few simple things for very little money. Learn what your bills are telling you about your home, and what to do next.

Vertical veg man: how to be self-sufficient in salads in a tiny space

If you’re trying to live less wastefully there are surely few things sadder than finding half a bag of salad leaves well past their best at the bottom of the fridge. Growing your own salad within easy reach of your kitchen table means that you’ll never again have to face picking through the slimy …

Artifical grass: get a great lawn without the hard graft

Lloyd Hook decides it’s time to swap his cold, hard paving for family-friendly artificial grass<p>If my old friends could see me now, relaxing in the sun on the lawn of my home, they’d say: “You’re a traitor to your country and everything it stands for.”<p>For this grass I’m reclining on is artificial. …

Landscaping

Mexican Hot Chocolate Shortbread

These cookies taste like a mug of rich hot chocolate. The deep mocha-flavor is followed by a kick of cayenne pepper. Don't let the heat put you off; …

Psst! Wanna Elope?

Whether you're impatient to get hitched, embarking on a second marriage, or just want to get away from it all, running away to an island, resort—or …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Watch “Inspiring Creativity,” A Short Film About Creative Thinking and Behaviors

“Inspiring Creativity” is a short film created by Liberatum, directed by Pablo Ganguli and Tomas Auksas, featuring 20 artists and cultural figures …

Healing Garden Salve

I’m excited to share this salve with you! <b>This blend of herbs works to heal and soothe your skin.</b> It is an antiseptic and helps fight bacteria. It …

Cover Letters

All about resume cover letters. A lot of cover letter samples and examples for different professions. See three basic cover letters on this page, or …

10 Life Lessons to Excel In Your 30s

A couple weeks ago I turned 30. Leading up to my birthday I wrote a post on what I learned in my 20s.<p>But I did something else. I sent an email out to …

Top 32 Quotes Every Entrepreneur Should Live By

The nature of being an entrepreneur means that you fully embrace ambiguity and are comfortable with being challenged regularly. Especially when having to go out for startup fundraising. Choosing this career path is completely irrational because the odds of succeeding are dismal, but most succeed …

100 Productivity Hacks For Time, Attention, & Energy - A Life Of Productivity

<b>When I graduated University with a business degree last May, I received two incredible full-time job offers, both of which I declined because I had a</b> …

The Case Against Washing Your Hair

As a rule, anything that facilitates laziness is something I'm on board with. And the idea of not having to wash my hair every day (and therefore also not having to blow-dry it every day) is about as appealing as it gets. Still, even though I had heard about the benefits of the "no-poo" lifestyle …

25 Unique Kitchen Countertops

• 1 |<br>• Visualizer: Kopchenuj<p>This kitchen appears as separately stacked volumes, with a countertop that blends with the units over each level.<p>2 |<br>• Designer: …